Department:Department of Cinema Studies Rank:Instructor Annual Basis:9 Month
Review of Applications Begins Applications will be reviewed as needs arise.
Special Instructions to Applicants Complete applications must include a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and three professional references.
Applications will be accepted on a continuous basis. This pool will remain active until May 31, 2018. Positions, when available, are limited duration appointments potentially renewable for up to a total of three years. In limited circumstances, there is the possibility of renewal beyond three years based on departmental need, funding, and performance.
Department Summary The cinema studies major blends a film- and media-focused liberal arts education with creative work in digital filmmaking. Because cinema is inherently multidisciplinary, courses for the major span the College of Arts and Sciences, the College of Design, and the School of Journalism and Communication and includes a diverse array of courses in the history, theory, and aesthetics of cinema as well as in digital production. This department supports a computer lab and an equipment room located in the Knight Library, and faculty represented in each of the three units that comprise the major.
Position Summary The Cinema Studies Department at the University of Oregon is seeking qualified applicants for its open instructor pool. Positions, when available, are limited duration appointments potentially renewable for up to a total of three years. In limited circumstances, there is the possibility of renewal beyond three years based on departmental need, funding, and performance.
Minimum Requirements An MFA or PhD in a field related to Cinema Studies is required (e.g. Film/Media Studies, English, Journalism, Mass Communication). College-level teaching experience appropriate to the needs of the department is also required. In exceptional circumstances, significant professional experience in a relevant field may substitute for the advanced degree.
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